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Discovery Melbourne Hostel

167 Franklin Street, Melbourne, Australia

74% Overall Rating 284 out of 360 customers would recommend this property based on 360 reviews

Atmosphere 70%

Cleanliness 64%

Facilities 72%

Location 90%

Safety 77%

Staff 82%

Value 64%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen


  • Free Breakfast
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Microwave
  • Nightclub
  • PlayStation
  • Pool Table
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi
  • Wii

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 9.97USD
  • Towel 3.84USD

Important Information

• Check in time is 2pm.
• Check out time is 10am.
• $10 refundable key deposit per person is required to be paid at time of check in
• Any guest under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their legal guardian and be in a private room.
• All guests must provide valid ID on arrival, which includes Passports, KeyPass and Australian and International Drivers Licenses. Student ID cards cannot be accepted as suitable identification.
• If you stay for 14 nights or more and catch STARBUS to Discovery Melbourne we will refund your ticket, so make sure to keep your receipt! (not applicable to group bookings)

• 3% surcharge applies to all EFTPOS, Visa, Mastercard payments.

• Groups of 4-10 require a credit card pre authorisation of $100 on arrival as well as a $10 key deposit per person.
• If people in groups are arriving separately, the first person to arrive need to pay in full for the whole group as well as the bonds.
• All bookings of 11+ people need to be booked directly

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Melbourne?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions


STARBUS operates between 6am – 6pm daily. It departs from Bus Zone L (out the front of the international terminal) approximately every 30 minutes and will drop you off right at our door. We recommend you book the day before or before by calling (03) 8378 8700. Tickets are $13 per person however if you stay 2 or more weeks this will be refunded on check-in upon giving us the receipt.

Skybus operates between Tullamarine Airport and Southern Cross Station and departs every 15 minutes 24/7. Tickets are $17 per person and bookings are not required.

Alternatively you can jump in a taxi and depending on traffic this will take between 25-50 minutes and cost approximately between $50-$65.

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